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Ncmi.                                                     181

An instance of the infinitive of purpose is M-pau (I, 6), to feed, a pure dative.   Tbİ
participial suffix ihl of Khaznti hecomes se in Nora.   Examples passim.
The negative is ma, and also (1, 10) mau.
The assertive woid C$P1 ho is often added to the end of a sentence as in Shan.
In I, 8, we have & quotation introduced by the word wd-ti, just as is done in Stan*